In the latest episode Off the Record with DJ Akademiks, Hit-Boy joined a live conversation on the Spotify Greenroom app. He’s a multi-time, Grammy Award-winning producer that has worked with the likes of Kanye West, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Nas, Big Sean, and others.
In the last few years, his notoriety has increased exponentially, and he’s now recognized as more than just a producer, he’s seen as an artist as well. DJ Akademiks asks him about his come up, what song that he produced did the most to change his life, and producing SICKO MODE (Travis Scott), and N*ggas in Paris (JAY-Z and Ye).
They also discuss Kanye West feeling a type of way when he produced for Beyoncé and where the status of their relationship is now. Also, Hit-Boy reacts to Kanye West’s comments about Big Sean on Drink Champs, what his favorite produced songs are, working with Nipsey Hussle and Roddy Ricch for the Grammy-winning song ‘Racks in the Middle’, working with Nas on King Disease and its sequel, what his future plans are in cementing himself as an artist and ask about who he would rather do a complete project with – Drake or Kendrick Lamar.
Check out the Off the Record with DJ Akademiks episode with Hit-Boy below: